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From left, Flash, Comet and Roxy are at the center of new controvery on the old kennel ordinance. Courtesy photo.
Thousands sign petition for Wadena woman to keep her three dogs
3 hours 51 min ago
Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
14 hours 34 min ago
Birth announcements - July 13 edition
17 hours 12 min ago
Your letters - July 13 edition
18 hours 15 min ago
Brothers Kevin and John Paulson (back row, L-R), who co-owned David Paulson insurance agency in Wadena, Minn. for many years, recently sold to North Risk Partners, a privately held independent agency with Minnesota ownership across the state. The two are pictured with long-time employees Julie Bushinger, Teara Hammes, and Cindy Pajari (front row, L-R), who have joined the North Risk in service roles. Submitted photo.
David Paulson Agency in Wadena joins North Risk Partners
19 hours 20 min ago
Correction
July 19, 2017 - 9:45am
Correction
July 18, 2017 - 1:34pm
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
July 17, 2017 - 7:02pm
Wadena Deer Creek FCCLAers, Caitlin Savage. Franchesca Bakken, and Paige Barthel earned the opportunity to compete in STAR Events at the national level. Submitted photo.
WDC students participate in National FCCLA Leadership Conference
July 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
Police Scanner - July 13 edition
July 17, 2017 - 5:59pm
Weekly crime report - July 13 edition
July 17, 2017 - 4:40pm
Wadena County wanted - July 13 edition
July 17, 2017 - 3:32pm
DNR to modernize its electronic system for hunting and fishing licenses
July 16, 2017 - 3:00pm
Verndale school board approves personnel changes
July 16, 2017 - 1:35pm
Everyday Fitness Owner Mechelle Howieson led members of her group through exercises Wednesday evening in her basement studio on Jefferson Street in Wadena. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal
Fitness classes with a 'punch'
July 14, 2017 - 7:25pm

Inside Wadena PJ

Lylah Radach, 7, and Rhea Radach, 4, pose with the family’s kitten and chickens. The stray kitten showed up at their home in mid-November, took a liking to the chickens, and now lives in the coop. (Beth Leipholtz | Echo Press)

A stray kitten has found a home in an unlikely place — a Garfield family's chicken coop.

Micah and Allyson Radach say the kitten, not more than a few months ...

The Wadena County Transfer Station expansion is complete and came in under budget. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal

A Wadena County Transfer Station expansion is complete.

The project, which included an expansion to the northeast side of the building allowed for more storage. The project cost just over ...

Joan Hess, of Verndale, received a flu shot this week from Tri-County Health Care Primary Care Nursing Manager Diane George earlier this week. Hess said she gets a flu shot every year and thinks it helps prevent sickness. Anna Erickson/Pioneer Journal.

It's the season for sneezin' and health officials are recommending people get a flu shot sooner than later.

"By far, the best prevention against the flu is getting the vaccine," ...

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Wadena County Fair 2017

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Wadena-Deer Creek Class of 2017

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